Principal Big Data Engineer Contract, in New Hampshire in Merrimack, NH at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/26/2019

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    Merrimack, NH
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Job Description

This is a Principal level role looking for candidates with over 10 years of professional experience. 6-12 Month contract, onsite in New Hampshire.

Our industry-leading client is seeking a Principal Big Data Engineer with extensive experience.

Responsibilities of the Principal Big Data Engineer:

  • Work collaboratively to develop an executive analytics platform
  • Expand and optimize data and data pipeline architecture
  • Optimize data flow and collection for cross-functional teams
  • Support developers, architects, and analysts on data initiatives
  • Ensure optimal and consistent data delivery architecture

Requirements of the Principal Big Data Engineer:

  • Graduate degree in Computer Science, Statistics, or equivalent
  • Over 10 years of experience across multiple IT areas, including BI tools
  • At least 5 years of experience in a data engineering role
  • Experience with Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, and similar tools
  • Experience with object-oriented scripting languages: Python, Java, C++, Scala, etc.
  • Experience with Snowflake Analytics Warehouse
  • Experience with data architecture, data modeling, and solution design
  • Advanced SQL knowledge and experience with relational databases
  • Working knowledge of a variety of databases, including Postgres and Cassandra
  • Experience with AWS cloud services, including EC2, EMR, RDS, and Redshift
  • Experience building and optimizing big data pipelines, architectures, and data sets
  • Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes

Keywords: Principal Big Data Engineer, Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Python, Java, SQL, Postgres, Cassandra, AWS

Job ID: 320653

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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